Archive for the ‘FAMOUS BOWLERS’ Category

Stan Slomenski (1949)

June 13, 2017

(1915-1963)

All-American, 1948-49

Match Game Doubles champion, 1949

Mort Lindsey (1934)

June 8, 2017

(1888-1959)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1941 (charter member)

#55 Bowler of the 20th Century

Bowlers Journal 1910-1925 Special All-American

3 ABC championships (T-1912, T-1914, AE-1919)

Petersen Classic winner, 1934

 

 

Walter Ward Stop-Action (1959)

May 23, 2017

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Joe Hillebrand (1969)

May 21, 2017

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(1942-1999)

Chicago Bowling Star

 

Tess Johns (1962)

May 16, 2017

(1919-2015)

Match Game Doubles champion, 1957

1 WIBC championship (1958-D)

Fred Egelhoff (1906)

May 9, 2017

(1875-1970)

Greater New York Individual Champion, 1904

Frank Benkovic Stop-Action (1940)

May 4, 2017

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Bill Allen (1959)

May 2, 2017

(1934-1992)

All American, 1963-64, 1967-68, 1968-69

13 PBA titles

Jim Vrenick (1958)

April 25, 2017

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(1910-1986)

1 ABC championship (1958-D)

Allie Brandt (1947)

April 21, 2017

        (1902-1982)

        Bowling Hall of Fame, 1960

        All-American, 1946-47

        Longtime Record-Holder for High Series (886 in 1939)